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Project Coordinator

Summary

GroundWork Renewables, Inc. (GroundWork) provides full-service meteorological (MET) measurement equipment and services to support the development of profitable utility-scale solar projects in the renewable energy industry. The company is intensely client-focused, excelling in quick response. We are a team of versatile problem solvers that quickly assess a project’s needs and facilitate its efficient implementation. We are growing rapidly by providing our specialized service to global renewable energy developers.

 

Position Overview

The Project Coordinator will provide comprehensive support to project managers to ensure successful project execution from start to finish. This role involves preparing project documentation, coordinating client communications, assisting in fieldwork, and maintaining project management tools. The Project Coordinator will play a key role in maintaining project timelines, quality control, and documentation integrity.

 

Location

Salt Lake City, UT or Remote

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with project managers to ensure projects are executed according to plan and meet all requirements.
  • Prepare various deliverables such as system design packages, operations and maintenance documentation, and commissioning packages.
  • Support with creating content for client presentations/meetings.
  • Draft and review change orders and quotes.
  • Join client calls, capture meeting notes and provide draft summaries to project managers.
  • Provide fieldwork support to project managers as needed.
  • Support project managers with maintaining the project management tools that tracks overall progress and achievement of milestones.
  • Ensure that a project’s schedule, budget, and details are organized and that the project management framework runs smoothly.
  • Catching and assessing any issues or risks that may arise and reporting them to the project manager.
  • Participate in the continuous improvement of project management processes and procedures.
  • Ensure project documentation is accurate, up-to-date, and readily available to all relevant parties.
  • Assist with ongoing initiatives identified by the team and leadership.
  • Perform other tasks as delegated by the Director of Project Management.

 

Required skills and qualifications

  • Two or more years of experience in project coordination.
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality.
  • Excellent communication (written & verbal) and interpersonal abilities.
  • Strong organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management.
  • Familiarity with risk management and quality assurance control.
  • Professional certification such as PMP certification is a plus.
  • Extensive knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel PowerPoint).

 

Approach to Work

  • Aligns with our values: Trustworthy, Caring, Knowledgeable, Trailblazing, Nimble and Meticulous.
  • Works collaboratively and directly with multi-functional teams, clients, and vendors.
  • Presents a positive, ‘can-do’ attitude while working in a multi-project work environment.
  • Self-motivated, punctual, organized, and able to perform work with limited supervision.
  • Able to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  •  Able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. Able to communicate verbally and in writing in a clear, concise and professional manner.

 

Please fill out the form below to apply, or email a cover letter and resume to careers@grndwork.com.

Electrical Engineer - Operational

Summary

GroundWork Renewables, Inc. provides full-service meteorological (MET) measurement equipment and services to support the development of profitable solar energy projects. The firm is intensely client-focused, excelling in quick response. We are a team of versatile problem solvers that quickly assess a project’s needs and facilitate its efficient implementation. We are growing rapidly by providing our specialized service to global renewable energy developers.
GroundWork seeks an experienced, detail-oriented, hands-on Electrical Engineer, preferably with solar industry experience, to play a key role in designing and implementing meteorological measurement systems (MET stations) for utility-scale, solar power plants.

Location

North Hollywood, CA / Remote

Position Overview

  • The selected candidate will play a key role in the selection and system design of advanced meteorological equipment for placement in utility-scale solar powered operating plants.
  • Liaise with business development, project managers, engineers and other stakeholders to gather product and structural requirements and designs.
  • Evaluate client requirements and solution feasibility through technical meetings and documentation reviews (e.g., construction site drawings, proposed system design).
  • Given requirements and constraints, determine which GroundWork products, standard or custom, apply.
  • Support the creation of system design packages and corresponding bill-of-materials to meet functional, performance, safety, and cost requirements.
  • Prepare drawings using computer-aided design (CAD) software of standard or custom designs that require strong precision and drafting knowledge.
  • Review and design detailed electrical schematics for MET stations using CAD software.
  • Design diagrams, maps, and layouts to illustrate workflow using CAD software.
  • Prepare rough sketches and review them with engineering colleagues.
  • Support those responsible for building, testing, and deploying designed systems by providing hands-on guidance and by writing detailed and accurate support documentation.
  • Provide installation and post-installation troubleshooting support.
  • Ensure that the problems in manufacture, assembly, installation, and operation are resolved by the produced set of drawings.

Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Electromechanical Engineering.
  • 5+ years of applied engineering experience with the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Extensive hands-on experience with computer-aided design (CAD) software that involves more advanced design/drafting assignments and knowledge, including 2D and 3D modeling.
  • Independently exercise judgement based on knowledge of the design requirements.
  • Requires an analytical and mathematical mind, capable of evaluating and solving various complex problems and deriving engineering calculations.
  • Design and model backplate (panel) layouts, wiring schematics, single line diagrams and electrical connections to meet functional, performance and safety specifications.
  • Design for proper grounding and bonding of electrical equipment in an outdoor, industrial environment to safeguard human life and to prevent damage to equipment.
  • Experienced in component/hardware selection (e.g., section of solar sensors, Moxa switch, terminal blocks, diodes, fuses, cabling, conduit, enclosures, etc.).
  • Experienced in designing for low to high voltage products/systems.
  • Experienced in writing detailed and accurate support documentation (e.g., QC checklist, install guide, equipment commissioning guide).
  • Requires strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to go deep into engineering concepts, as well as the ability to explain technical concepts to non-engineers.
  • Strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office and Google tools.

Major Pluses

  • Experience with solar or renewable energy production, meteorological measurement equipment (e.g., pyranometers, data loggers), and/or large-scale construction.
  • Expert user of Autodesk: AutoCAD Electrical, AutoCAD Mechanical, Inventor and Vault.
  • Application of communication protocols (e.g., Modbus, DNP3) for SCADA monitoring.
  • Experience with acquiring/maintaining industry product certifications (e.g., UL508A).
  • Additional certification from the American Design Drafting Association (ADDA).

Approach to Work

  • Additional certification from the American Design Drafting Association (ADDA).
  • Aligns with our values: Trustworthy, Caring, Knowledgeable, Trailblazing, Nimble and Meticulous.
  • Works collaboratively and directly with multi-functional teams, clients and vendors.
  • Presents a positive, ‘can-do’ attitude while working in a multi-project work environment.
  • Self-motivated, punctual, organized, and able to perform work with limited supervision.
  • Able to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
  • Able to communicate verbally and in writing in a clear, concise and professional manner.

Please fill out the form below to apply, or email a cover letter and resume to careers@grndwork.com.

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